Hemp Crop Planted Today in Colorado!

Hurrah! Not that I am one for suggesting you experiment with your kids, if some adults can try this first then that would be better.
Now that it is legal to grow hemp in Colorado, it should be possible to grow enough hemp to yield a decent amount of High-CBD / Low-THC hemp oil, which may be ideal for many people with autism, but we will only know if we try. Happy experimenting! Please let us know how it’s going?

The Inspired Observer



(Photo: industrialhemp.net)

Ryan Loflin, a farmer in Colorado, has planted the first commercial hemp crop in the U.S. in 60 years. 

Below is the article from the Denver Post:


First major hemp crop in 60 years is planted in southeast Colorado

POSTED:   05/13/2013 11:42:54 AM MDT
UPDATED:   05/13/2013 11:48:30 AM MDT

By Steve Raabe
The Denver Post


Springfield, Colo., farmer Ryan Loflin on Monday planted the nation’s first industrial hemp crop in almost 60 years.

Loflin’s plans to grow hemp already have been chronicled, and Monday’s planting attracted the attention of more media in southeastern Colorado and a documentary film crew.

Hemp is genetically related to marijuana but contains little or no THC, the psychoactive substance in marijuana. Hemp has dozens of uses in food, cosmetics, clothing and industrial materials.

Its cultivation in small test plots became legal last year under a Colorado law…

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About cannabisforautism

An Ashtanga Yoga teacher, dedicated to improving the health and welfare of those involved in mental health issues, substance use or homelessness. I am also striving to put an end to the perception of the substance user as someone who makes incorrect choices. Striving for a world where there are no 'drug abusers' or 'addicts', just substance users with health concerns and sometimes financial and legal confounds. It is possible to use many substances and still remain happier and healthier than your peers. The notion that a substance user must become unhealthier as time goes by is false. I hope you enjoy reading my blog. It's about autism treatments and a few other odds and ends. Thank you and take care, Jules
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7 Responses to Hemp Crop Planted Today in Colorado!

  1. hemphealer says:

    Thanks for sharing the good news!!!

  2. Christine says:

    Vaporizing is a safe way to inhale marijuana!

    • Agreed, it’s probably very safe although it is rather new. Give it another 50 years and we will be able to say for certain.
      Whether vaping or smoking, I still think you’d be crazy to not protect your lungs by doing daily ashtanga yoga!
      The pollution nowadays 😉

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